Dr. Tenuta is a board certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with primary interests in Sports Medicine and general orthopaedics.
Dr. Tenuta had an extensive career in the United States Army. His assignments included orthopaedic surgeon for the Army’s elite special operations detachment as well as Chief of Orthopaedics at Landstuhl Medical Center in Germany, developing the facility as the receiving point for all injured in Iraq and Afghanistan. In 2010, he served as the medical operations commander in Afghanistan for the Western Region.
Dr. Tenuta spent a majority of his career at the US Military Academy at West Point, NY as a Team Physician and Clinical Instructor for the Army’s Sports Medicine Fellowship Program. He also served as deputy consultant to the Army’s Surgeon General and retired at the rank of Colonel.
Joachim J. Tenuta, M.D.Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon
SpecialtySports Medicine and Orthopaedic Trauma
EducationB.S., US Military Academy at West Point, West Point, NY
M.D., University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA
ResidencyOrthopaedic Surgery, Walter Reed Medical Center, Washington, D.C.
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LocationsAlbany, Latham, Malta, Schenectady